Satoshi Kon was born on October 12, 1963. He is a Japanese director of anime films. Kon started his career as a manga artist and editor in Young Magazine, and then made his screenwriting debut with "Magnetic Rose", a section of the anthology film Memories. Kon made his directorial debut film, Perfect Blue, in 1997, followed by Millennium Actress, Tokyo Godfathers, Paprika and the television series Paranoia Agent. A fifth film, The Dream Machine, is also in production.
If you're the type who likes to play chess against a movie, then feel free to try it here. But be warned, trying to find the predictable in almost any Satoshi Kon movie is a challenge. I tell ya, the man smokes crack before every animation. Forget Oscar, where's the Timothy Leary award? Animation Director Satoshi Kon loves to dream, and wants you to love dreaming too. So much so that with Paprika he plops you right into the middle of a symbiotic dream. To pull this off he … more